Kangāvar
in Ostān-e Kermānshāh, Iran

How to get there and get around
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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
34.504 and 47.965 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 34° 30' 15" and E 47° 57' 55"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rial - IRR
Spoken languages:
Persian, Kurdish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:04 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Asia/Tehran
UTC/GMT offset: 3.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:09 am and 5:07 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Iran in Southern Asia

Safety Score: 4,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel Iran.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Iran. Last Update: 2020-12-03 08:31:48

Explore Kangāvar

Kangāvar in Ostān-e Kermānshāh with it's 53,414 inhabitants is a city in Iran about 212 mi (or 341 km) south-west of Tehran, the country's capital.

Local time in Kangāvar is now 06:04 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Asia / Tehran with an UTC offset of 3.5 hours. We know of 6 airports in the vicinity of Kangāvar. The closest airport in Iran is Hamadan Airport in a distance of 42 mi (or 67 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Bisotun in a distance of 31 mi (or 50 km), West.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Sahneh, Asadabad, Nurabad, Harsin and Sonqor. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 11°C / 51 °F

Morning Temperature 5°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 10°C / 50 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 47%
Air Pressure 1020 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 6% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 5th of December 2020

10°C (51 °F)
8°C (46 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Sunday, 6th of December 2020

4°C (39 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Monday, 7th of December 2020

7°C (45 °F)
4°C (40 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Temple of Anahita at Kangavar

The Anahita Temple is the name of one of two archaeological sites in Iran popularly thought to have been attributed to the ancient deity Anahita. The larger and more widely known of the two is located at Kangāvar in Kermanshah Province. The other is located at Bishapur. The remains at Kangavar reveal an edifice that is Hellenistic in character, and yet display Persian architectural designs.

Located at 34.5014, 47.9603 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Iranian architecture, 2nd-century BC architecture, Kermanshah Province

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
کنگاور, Kangāvar